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Danger: Don’t Drink Miracle Mineral Solution or Similar Products | FDA

If you’re drinking “Miracle” or “Master” Mineral Solution or other sodium chlorite products, stop now. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received many reports that these products, sold online as “treatments,” have made consumers sick. The FDA first warned consumers about the products in 2010. But they are still being promoted on social media […]

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Ohio sues opioid makers, distributors — while giving them large tax breaks – News – The Columbus Dispatch – Columbus, OH

Distribution centers, including those used by drug makers, can qualify for a tax break established more than a dozen years ago when Ohio changed how it taxes businesses. Source: Ohio sues opioid makers, distributors — while giving them large tax breaks – News – The Columbus Dispatch – Columbus, OH

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FDA review finds no increased risk of prostate cancer with Parkinson’s disease medicines containing entacapone (Comtan, Stalevo) | FDA

FDA Drug Safety Communication Source: FDA review finds no increased risk of prostate cancer with Parkinson’s disease medicines containing entacapone (Comtan, Stalevo) | FDA

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Israeli flight attendant dies from measles – BBC News

The 43-year-old woman became unwell on the flight in April. It is unclear where she contracted the disease. Source: Israeli flight attendant dies from measles – BBC News

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Online groups falsely promote bleach as autism cure

The FDA is warning consumers against drinking a chlorine dioxide solution, often known as ‘Miracle Mineral Solution’ products. Also known as MMS, it can cause potentially dangerous side effects. Source: Online groups falsely promote bleach as autism cure

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Using ‘miracle’ solution is like ‘drinking bleach,’ FDA says [Video]

The Food and Drug Administration is warning people against buying or using Miracle Mineral Solution — a product being sold online as a remedy for cancer, autism, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis and other conditions — calling it a “dangerous” bleach that can have life-threatening effects. Source: Using ‘miracle’ solution is like ‘drinking bleach,’ FDA says [Video]

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Why the FDA Is Warning People Not to Drink “Miracle Mineral Solution” | Inverse

“To be useful in the body, it has to kill germs, but not kill the body.” Source: Why the FDA Is Warning People Not to Drink “Miracle Mineral Solution” | Inverse